Joe Masseria’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

January 17, 1886

Death Date

Apr 15, 1931

Age of Death

45 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Coney Island, New York, United States



The criminal Joe Masseria died at the age of 45. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

New York mob boss known for being the boss of what later became known as the infamous Genovese crime family. He was assassinated at the Coney Island restaurant Nuova Villa Tammar in April 1931.

He moved from Italy to the United States in 1916

He has been depicted several times in popular films and TV shows, including “Lucky Luciano” and “Boardwalk Empire.”

His birth name is Giuseppe Masseria.

He and Frank Costello were both bosses of the Genovese crime family.